The Spokesman Review published an editorial in their Sunday, August 29 newspaper.
The story reflected the numerous connections that Washington state has to space travel, including twenty-seven astronauts. It also touched on the criteria NASA drafted for competing cities to be eligible for a space shuttle, all of which Seattle seems to meet.
While no decision date for NASA's selection has been announced, the Museum is hopeful their qualifications will earn them a shuttle, something which would be beneficial for all of Washington state.
To support the effort, visit the Museum of Flight's website.
Read the full article here.